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It Comes at Night (2017)

R | | Horror, Mystery | 9 June 2017 (USA)
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Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son. Then a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.

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Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, the tenuous domestic order he has established with his wife and son is put to the ultimate test with the arrival of a desperate young family seeking refuge. Despite the best intentions of both families, paranoia and mistrust boil over as the horrors outside creep ever-closer, awakening something hidden and monstrous within him as he learns that the protection of his family comes at the cost of his soul. Written by A24

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Rated R for violence, disturbing images, and language | See all certifications »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$5,988,370 (USA) (9 June 2017)

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$13,778,239 (USA) (14 July 2017)
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The painting featured in the movie at the beginning is titled "The Triumph of Death". See more »

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The pickup truck used in the film initially has the branding on the front grille worn away/blacked out. But when Paul later returns to his house with Will's family, the grille badge has mysteriously returned. See more »

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[first lines]
Sarah: Can you hear me? Dad, can you hear me?
Bud: [nodding a weary yes]
Sarah: You don't need to fight it. You can just let it all go. Everything's okay.
[pan reveals that she is speaking with a mask on]
Sarah: I love you, dad. I do. I'm so sorry. Oh, god...
[gets up to go]
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: The Mummy/It Comes at Night (2017) See more »

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Who said this was horror??
30 August 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Being a horror fanatic, I am always looking out for new horror movies. I saw a poster for "It Comes at Night" and then saw it got a 7/10 and was excited for a high rated horror movie. But I was again let down. It seems movies that are mostly drama without any real scare to them are now being labeled as "horror." The other most recent disappointment being "Get Out."

When I started "It Comes at Night" there was already a TV movie type feel to it. The story was SLOW!!! and it stayed SLOW. Nothing happens in this movie. I do not even think there is a plot nor is there any real dialogue.

There is nothing to say about this movie except not to waste your time. I have no spoilers to give because there are none. You think there might be something that is going to happen next but, it never does.

I can actually say I hated this movie. At the end of this movie my friend and I looked at each other and were like "What in the F**K was that??"

How about we label actual horror movies horror and quit labeling these boring drama filled movies as horror. It is annoying to those of us who think Michael Myers rules!


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